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The Revolutionist

The Revolutionist

by Robert Tucker
The Revolutionist

The Revolutionist

by Robert Tucker


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Two different families escape from the political tyranny of their respective homelands, the Josephsons from Sweden and Matias and Kurt Bauman, brothers from Germany and Austria Hungary, with the aid of a Viennese opera diva, Sophie Augusta Rose, and Jean Guenoc, a former Jesuit priest, family friend and protector and partisan of the French underground.

Their journey brings them to America in the throes of the industrial revolution during the 1890s and early 1900s. Ingrid and Olaf Josephson settle on a small wheat farm in North Central Minnesota to raise their children, Newt and Julie.

Among the Jewish entrepreneurs forced to leave Germany and Austria-Hungary, Matias and Kurt Bauman re-establish their transportation company in Chicago, Illinois.

In search of a secret list of insurgent social democrats, the bounty hunter assassin, Luther Baggot, tracks his victims to the American heartland. Following the murder of their mother and father, Newt, Julie, and their friends, Aaron and Beth Peet, hide from the killer in a Northern Minnesota logging camp. Believing the children have taken possession of the list, Luther tracks them down.

Fleeing to a central Minnesota town, the four young people come across a remote business location of Bauman Enterprises and meet Matias Bauman, who had been a friend and former political collaborator with Newt’s and Julie’s parents. He takes them all to Chicago where a different world opens up to them as they are thrust into the turmoil and violence of an urban society and economy careening into the new century.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781944056520
Publisher: Tell-Tale Publishing Group, LLC
Publication date: 01/31/2018
Pages: 600
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.21(d)

Table of Contents

Prologue 3

Chapter 1 7

Chapter 2 21

Chapter 3 37

Chapter 4 55

Chapter 5 67

Chapter 6 75

Chapter 7 95

Chapter 8 107

Chapter 9 125

Chapter 10 137

Chapter 11 149

Chapter 12 167

Chapter 13 179

Chapter 14 191

Chapter 15 203

Chapter 16 213

Chapter 17 225

Chapter 18 241

Chapter 19 255

Chapter 20 275

Chapter 21 295

Chapter 22 319

Chapter 23 339

Chapter 24 359

Chapter 25 379

Chapter 26 401

Chapter 27 427

Chapter 28 443

Chapter 29 457

Chapter 30 479

Chapter 31 495

Chapter 32 509

Chapter 33 531

Chapter 34 547

Epilogue 565

Reader and Book Club Topics for Discussion 569

Characters 575

Bibliography 579

About the Author 589

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